Oscar Grant Verdict Info

There won’t be a verdict in the Oscar Grant Trial this weekend. The jury called it a day late Friday afternoon and will resume deliberating on Tuesday morning. The best way to stay on top of information when the verdict is delivered is through the city’s website. Sign up for email or text alerts here. City Hall’s website also has a list of public places that will be open for people to gather and express themselves peacefully.

A Public Service Announcement from Youth Uprising

There’s considerable concern in the city right now about what the reaction will be to a verdict in the Oscar Grant trial. We hope this video from the brilliant young artists at East Oakland’s Youth Uprising is seen far and wide. It’s precisely the message that needs to be heard.